Acacia penninervis

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Acacia penninervis
File:Acacia penninervis 1.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Genus: Acacia
Species: A. penninervis
Binomial name
Acacia penninervis
DC.
Synonyms
  • Acacia impressa Lindl.
  • Acacia penninervis Sieber
  • Acacia penninervis DC. var. impressa (Lindl.)Domin
  • Racosperma penninerve (DC.)Pedley[1]
  • Acacia impressa Lindl.[2]

Acacia penninervis, commonly known as hickory wattle, mountain hickory, or blackwood,[3] is a perennial shrub or tree 2–8m high,[4] which is native to Australia.

Its uses include environmental management.[1] The tannin content of the bark is approximately 18%.[5]

It occurs in the Australian states of Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria, and as an introduced species on New Zealand's North Island and South Island.[6][1] The variety A. p. var. penninervis occurs in the same Australian states of Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Queensland, and Victoria.[7] The variety A. p. var. longiracemosa occurs in coastal districts of southern Queensland, and northern New South Wales.[8]

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